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Milne, Colin, 1743-1815.
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A botanical dictionary, or, elements of systematic and philosophical botany. Containing descriptions of the parts of plants; an explanation of the scientific terms used by Morison, Ray, Tournefort, Linnæus, and other eminent botanists; a brief analysis of the principal systems in botany; a critical enquiry into the merits and defects of the Linnaean method of arrangement, and distribution of the genera; descriptions of the various tribes, or natural families of plants, their habit and structure, virtues, sensible qualities, and œconomical uses; an impartial examination of the doctrine of the sex of plants; with a discussion of several curious questions in the vegetable oeconomy, connected with gardening. The whole forming a complete system of botanical knowledge, calculated for the use of students in that science / by Colin Milne.
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Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 32

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Printed for William Griffin
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1770
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Physical description:
[445 p.] : ill., 2 folded leaves, 9 plates ; 20 cm.
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Language(s):
English

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NHM BOTANY - Bound in at the rear: 'A Supplement to the botanical dictionary : containing ample descriptions of several curious plants, chiefly Asiatic, with their uses in medicine, in domestic oeconomy and in the arts,' 1778.
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Additional author(s):
Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778
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Termini botanici
Philosophia botanica
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9915368002081
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Duplicate Soulsby no. 654
By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
NHM BOTANY - Height is 19 cm.
NHM BOTANY - Rebound in black half-leather and blue buckram. Gold tooling on spine and covers.
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Author:
Milne, Colin, 1743 or 4-1815.
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Uniform title:
Title:
A botanical dictionary, or, Elements of systematic and philosophical botany : containing descriptions of the parts of plants, an explanation of the scientific terms used by Morison, Ray, Tournefort, Linnaeus, and other eminent botanists, a brief analysis of the principal systems in botany, a critical enquiry into the merits and defects of the Linnaean method of arrangement, and distribution of the genera, descriptions of the various tribes, or natural families of plants, their habit and structure, virtues, sensible qualities and oeconomical uses, an impartial examination of the doctrine of the sex of plants, with a discussion of several curious questions in the vegetable oeconomy connected with gardening, the whole forming a complete system of botanical knowledge calculated for the use of students in that science / by Colin Milne ...
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 32.

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for William Griffin
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1770
Edition:
Physical description:
[452] p. [2] folded leaves ; 18 cm. (8vo)
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Language(s):
English

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Signatures: [pi]2?A-EE8{45}R FF2?
Includes index.
With: A supplement to the botanical dictionary : containing ample descriptions of several curious plants, chiefly Asiatic, with their uses in medicine, in domestic oeconomy and in the arts / by Colin Milne ... -- London : Printed for T. Lowndes, 1778.
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Botany Dictionaries
Plants Early works to 1800.
Additional author(s):
Griffin, William.
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Additional title(s):
Elements of systemic and philosophical botany.
OPAC identifier:
ocm10201419
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